This is important. Since using a serum in tandem with your derma-roller will increase the potency, absorption, and all-around efficacy of the ingredients it contains, be sure you avoid using formulas with strong, potentially irritating ingredients like vitamin C and retinol.
Instead, on days you use your derma-roller, choose serums brimming with other active ingredients like stem cells, growth factors, and hyaluronic acid. “These are the types of ingredients that will really maximize the effects of at-home micro-needling to stimulate collagen, rev up cell turnover, lift hyperpigmentation, smooth out fine lines, firm, plump, and hydrate,” Benjamin explains.
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